Hong Kong is battling a third wave of Covid-19 infections, and civil servants have resumed work-from-home arrangements. Photo: Felix WongHong Kong is battling a third wave of Covid-19 infections, and civil servants have resumed work-from-home arrangements. Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong is battling a third wave of Covid-19 infections, and civil servants have resumed work-from-home arrangements. Photo: Felix Wong

Work visa delays a bane for foreigners seeking Hong Kong jobs amid Covid-19 pandemic, while national security law dents interest

  • Recruitment agencies say civil servants’ work-from-home arrangements as city battles third wave of infections the main factor for slowdown in processing
  • Others point to a general drop in visa applications because of wariness over political instability since last year’s social unrest

Topic |   Coronavirus Hong Kong
Hong Kong is battling a third wave of Covid-19 infections, and civil servants have resumed work-from-home arrangements. Photo: Felix WongHong Kong is battling a third wave of Covid-19 infections, and civil servants have resumed work-from-home arrangements. Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong is battling a third wave of Covid-19 infections, and civil servants have resumed work-from-home arrangements. Photo: Felix Wong
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